Pigeon Springs is an unincorporated community in Cowlitz County, Washington. Pigeon Springs is located east of the city of Kalama and along the Kalama River. Pigeon Springs is reached by traveling 16.8 miles east on Kalama River Road from exit 32 of Interstate 5. The Pigeon Springs community is part of the Kalama School District, a K-12 school district of about 900 students. The town sits at an elevation of 463 feet above sea level.
The area is rural and heavily forested. The biggest employers are timber related.
Pigeon Springs is located 22.7 miles southwest of Mount St. Helens. The eruption of Mount St. Helens on May 18, 1980, was the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in the history of the United States and it even reached the Cowlitz River and pigeon springs.